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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
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    creast reacted to peter smith's post in the thread Kinner 5 cylinder radial with Like Like.
    I started this project about 5 years ago made some of the small parts then went back to building model aircraft, i like to do some of...
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    creast commented on sniffipn's profile post.
    I have put to one side for the moment. I have some better fuel on the way and hope to continue in due course. Meanwhile, I am making a...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Hi again Ken, Thanks for the info. With the revised spraybar which passes through the venturi I have 0.9 sq mm area so much better than...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    All my engines are mounted and on display in a cabinet :)
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Despite still being a non-runner, I decided to anodise the cylinder and spinner anyway. Its surprising just how small this engine is...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Hi Ian, That's very kind of you. I am near Coalville in Leicestershire. Ether to boost my fuel or high ether fuel mix is what I need to...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    I didn't fancy the acid route so tried this:
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    There is a John Deere starting fluid over here but it has a different part code to the 80% version you can get in US and I cannot find...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Hi Tim, Yes, you are correct. I had several pops during driving with my safe starter motor and since then I have discovered the transfer...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Jens, You can add and adjust the balance ratio as necessary, its just a case of math. :) Rich
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    That's the problem... buying it. Ether is a controlled chemical and is very difficult to buy here in UK (and most of western world). A...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Hi Rich, I too have resorted to using my starter with a rubber tube connected which slips if there is lockup but on this last re-build I...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Thanks Jens, It does appear that in one way or another I need more Ether than I have in the present fuel so the search is on for either...
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    creast replied to the thread Attempting Gordon Nano.
    Thanks for that. I am suspicious of my jet to needle alignment plus I also made the screw slightly short so I was going to re-make the...
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